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1. Criminal law [2017]

Book
xxix, 1472 pages ; 26 cm.
Major emphasis is placed on the basic premises of criminal law, including its sources and general limitations. This Hornbook provides detailed discussion on the topics of responsibility, justification and excuse, inchoate crimes, accomplice, and liability. Attention is also given to subjects such as causation, insanity, and conspiracy.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9781683288817 20170717
Law Library (Crown)
LAW-207-02, LAW-207-04
Book
xxxv, 1121 pages ; 26 cm.
  • Introduction
  • The purposes and limits of punishment
  • The Criminal Act
  • The guilty mind
  • Causation
  • Intentional homicide
  • Unintentional homicide
  • Capital murder and the death penalty
  • Defensive force, necessity, and duress
  • Mental illness as a defense
  • Attempt
  • Complicity
  • Conspiracy
  • Rape
  • Theft offenses
  • Perjury, false statements, and obstruction of justice.
Law Library (Crown)
LAW-207-02, LAW-207-04, LAW-207-04
Book
1 v. (various pagings) : col. ill. ; 27 cm. + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
Law Library (Crown)
LAW-207-02, LAW-207-03
Book
xxxvi, 567 p. : ill. ; 26 cm. + 1 computer disk (3 1/2 in.).
Law Library (Crown)
LAW-2009-01, LAW-207-02
Book
ix, 383 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
  • The crime problem : theory and evidence
  • Crime and punishment
  • Principle liability
  • The general part : accomplice, attempt, and conspiracy liability
  • Justification and excuse
  • Sentencing theory and practice.
Law Library (Crown)
LAW-207-02, LAW-207-04
Book
xviii, 280 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
  • Series editors-- preface-- Preface-- 1. Reflections on the commons-- 2. An institutional approach to the study of self-organization and self-governance in CPR situations-- 3. Analyzing long-enduring, self-organized and self-governed CPRs-- 4. Analyzing institutional change-- 5. Analyzing institutional failures and fragilities-- 6. A framework for analysis of self-organizing and self-governing CPRs-- Notes-- References-- Index.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9780521405997 20160528
The governance of natural resources used by many individuals in common is an issue of increasing concern to policy analysts. Both state control and privatisation of resources have been advocated, but neither the state nor the market have been uniformly successful in solving common pool resource problems. Offering a critique of the foundations of policy analysis as applied to natural resources, Elinor Ostrom here provides a unique body of empirical data to explore conditions under which common pool resource problems have been satisfactorily or unsatisfactorily solved. Dr Ostrom first describes three models most frequently used as the foundation for recommending state or market solutions. She then outlines theoretical and empirical alternatives to these models in order to illustrate the diversity of possible solutions. In the following chapters she uses institutional analysis to examine different ways - both successful and unsuccessful - of governing the commons. In contrast to the proposition of the tragedy of the commons argument, common pool problems sometimes are solved by voluntary organisations rather than by a coercive state. Among the cases considered are communal tenure in meadows and forests, irrigation communities and other water rights, and fisheries.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9780521405997 20160528
Law Library (Crown)
LAW-207-02, ETHICSOC-180M-01, PHIL-73-01, PUBLPOL-304A-01